Sights & Attractions in Boston


Things to Do in Downtown Boston

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Benjamin Franklin Statue/Boston Latin School
This stop on the Freedom Trail commemorates the...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Downtown Boston
Boston Massacre Site
Directly in front of the Old State House a...
Memorials / Monuments Downtown Boston
Boston Opera House
Originally the B. F. Keith Memorial Theatre in...
Arts / Performance Venues Downtown Boston
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
After a lengthy renovation, the museum...
Museums / Galleries Downtown Boston
Boston Tea Party Site
The Boston Tea Party occurred on Atlantic Avenue...
Memorials / Monuments Downtown Boston
Children's Museum
Most children have so much fun here that they...
Museums / Galleries Downtown Boston
Boston's Chinatown may seem small, but it's...
Neighborhoods / Streets Downtown Boston
Christopher Columbus Park
It's a short stroll from the Financial...
Parks Downtown Boston
Federal Reserve Tower
On Atlantic Avenue, across from South Station, is...
Financial Institutions Downtown Boston
King's Chapel
Both somber and dramatic, King's Chapel looms...
Religious Sites Downtown Boston
King's Chapel Burying Ground
Legends linger in this oldest of the city's...
Cemeteries Downtown Boston
Leather District
Opposite South Station and inside the angle...
Neighborhoods / Streets Downtown Boston
Memorial to the Irish Famine
A reminder of the rich immigrant past of this...
Memorials / Monuments Downtown Boston
Old City Hall
Just outside this site sits Richard S....
Government Buildings Downtown Boston
Old Corner Bookstore Site
Through these doors, between 1845 and 1865,...
Houses / Mansions Downtown Boston
Old South Meeting House
This is the second-oldest church building in...
Religious Sites Downtown Boston
Old State House
This colonial-era landmark has one of the most...
Museums / Galleries Downtown Boston
Rowes Wharf
Take a Beacon Hill redbrick town house, blow...
Marinas / Piers Downtown Boston
South Station
The colonnaded granite structure is the terminal...
Transportation Sites Downtown Boston
State Street
During the 19th century State Street was...
Neighborhoods / Streets Downtown Boston
U.S. Custom House
This 1847 structure resembles a Greek Revival...
Architectural Sites Downtown Boston


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